Saturday, January 20, 2018

Alan Reed

Alan Reed, age 62, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation will be Sunday, January 21, at Nowell Massey Funeral Home in Louisville from 5 to 7 p.m. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, January 22 in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. David Keen and Bro. Shayne Martin officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery with Rev. Scarlet Shepperd.

Alan was born June 15, 1955, to Fred and Nardah Reed. He was an electrician with the Roseberg Corporation. Alan was an avid hunter and fisherman; and he dearly loved his family.

Alan is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Lynda Walters Reed; his daughter, Tracy Reed; and his son, Scott Reed, all of Louisville. Also, he leaves behind two sisters, Judy Jackson of Louisville; and Luann Mitchell and husband, Mark, of Starkville, Mississippi. One of his greatest joys was being “Granddaddy” to his four grandchildren: Brantlie Sheets, Blake Sheets, Nikki Reed, and Noah Reed. He was preceded in death by parents; and an infant brother, Shawn Fred Reed.

Serving as pallbearers are Austin Hill, Kevin Holdiness, Ben Jackson, Bryce Mitchell, and Tony Sheets. Memorial contributions in honor of Alan may be given to The Way Church, Louisville, MS 39339.

Services are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at